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How Much Do Online Teaching Jobs Pay per Hour?

  Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Top Earners $62,000 $5,166 $1,192 $30
75th Percentile $52,000 $4,333 $1,000 $25
Average $45,148 $3,762 $868 $22
25th Percentile $33,000 $2,750 $634 $16
$8.17 - $11.54
6% of jobs
$11.54 - $14.90
12% of jobs
$15.87 is the 25th percentile. Wages below this are outliers.
$14.90 - $18.27
34% of jobs
$18.27 - $21.63
18% of jobs
The average wage is $21.71 an hour
$21.63 - $25.00
8% of jobs
$25.00 is the 75th percentile. Wages above this are outliers.
$25.00 - $28.36
11% of jobs
$29.81 is the 90th percentile. Wages above this are outliers.
$28.37 - $31.73
6% of jobs
$31.73 - $35.10
1% of jobs
$35.10 - $38.46
0% of jobs
$38.46 - $41.83
0% of jobs
$41.83 - $45.19
0% of jobs

National Average

$8.17 $22/hour $45.19
Online Teaching Salary Comparison by Location
Nationwide
United States
$45,148
$3,762
$868
$22
Mountain View, CA
California
$53,215
$4,435
$1,023
$26

As of Nov 21, 2020, the average hourly pay for the Online Teaching jobs category in the United States is $21.71 an hour.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing hourly wages as high as $45.19 and as low as $8.17, the majority of wages within the Online Teaching jobs category currently range between $15.87 (25th percentile) to $25.00 (75th percentile) across the United States. The average pay range for an Online Teaching job varies greatly (by as much as $9.13), which suggests there may be many opportunities for advancement and increased pay based on skill level, location and years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Online Teaching job market in both Mountain View, CA and the surrounding area is very active. People working within the Online Teaching category in your area are making on average $26 per hour, or $3.88 (18%) more than the national average hourly salary of $21.71. California ranks number 24 out of 50 states nationwide for Online Teaching job salaries.

To estimate the most accurate hourly salary range for Online Teaching jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

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Top 10 Highest Paying Cities for Online Teaching Jobs

We’ve identified 10 cities where the typical salary for an Online Teaching job is above the national average. Topping the list is Sunnyvale, CA, with Santa Rosa, CA and Cambridge, MA close behind in the second and third positions. Cambridge, MA beats the national average by $8,322 (16.9%), and Sunnyvale, CA furthers that trend with another $11,897 (23.3%) above the $45,148 average.

Importantly, Sunnyvale, CA has a moderately active Online Teaching job market with only a few companies currently hiring for this type of role.

With these 10 cities having average salaries higher than the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations in the Online Teaching jobs category appears to be exceedingly fruitful.

Finally, another factor to consider is the average salary for these top ten cities varies very little at 12% between Sunnyvale, CA and Baltimore, MD, reinforcing the limited potential for much wage advancement. The possibility of a lower cost of living may be the best factor to use when considering location and salary for an Online Teaching role.

CityAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Sunnyvale, CA$57,045$4,754$1,097$27.43
Santa Rosa, CA$55,141$4,595$1,060$26.51
Cambridge, MA$53,470$4,456$1,028$25.71
Vacaville, CA$52,443$4,370$1,009$25.21
New York City, NY$51,858$4,322$997$24.93
Fairfield, CA$51,807$4,317$996$24.91
San Mateo, CA$51,509$4,292$991$24.76
Lynn, MA$51,061$4,255$982$24.55
Anchorage, AK$50,981$4,248$980$24.51
Baltimore, MD$50,199$4,183$965$24.13

Top 5 Best Paying Related Online Teaching Jobs in the U.S.

We found at least five jobs related to the Online Teaching job category that pay more per year than a typical Online Teaching salary. Top examples of these roles include: Online Home Based, Online Dentist, and Online Developer.

However, these example jobs are paid fairly similarly to Online Teaching jobs, with a range of just $32,832 (53.3%) to $68,500 (86.3%) more than the average Online Teaching salary of $45,148.

Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Online Home Based$113,648$9,471$2,186$54.64
Online Dentist$111,643$9,304$2,147$53.67
Online Developer$90,977$7,581$1,750$43.74
Online Programmer$78,768$6,564$1,515$37.87
Senior Online$77,980$6,498$1,500$37.49
About Our Data
ZipRecruiter salary estimates, histograms, trends and comparisons are derived from both employer job postings and third party data sources.
Data used to develop this report includes ADP data. ADP is an exclusive provider of employee payroll data for ZipRecruiter.

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